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Academy for Scholarship and Entrepreneurship: A College Board School

Overview paragraph: The Academy for Scholarship and Entrepreneurship is a small high school that combines a challenging academic curriculum with a demanding business and STEM education program. Our students are inspired to set the highest academic standards and career goals for themselves. They learn to think critically, communicate effectively, and be open to a wide range of ideas and experiences. A welcoming environment is a hallmark of the school.
Diplomaendorsements: CTE

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 65% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 81% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 40% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 40% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 67% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Academy for Scholarship and Entrepreneurship
Code: X02R

Interest: Business
Method: Ed. Opt.

Offer Rate: -99% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 64
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 299
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 85
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

Seats 10: Yes-10
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Activities

Extracurricular activities: Cheerleading, Chess Club, Dance, Game Club, National Honor Society, Physical Fitness, Student Government, Tennis, Theater Arts, Yearbook
Psal Sports Boys: Basketball, Bowling, Lacrosse, Soccer
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Bowling, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball

Other info

Total students: 377
Start time: 7:55am
End time: 2:10pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP U.S. History
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Health Center; Internship Expected; Internships; Multi-Session School; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs

School accessibility description: 1
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Williamsbridge-Olinville
Neighborhood: Williamsbridge-Olinville

School Number: X362
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 12
Council district: 12
Census tract: 404
BIN: 2064589
BBL: 2048640035

About Academy for Scholarship and Entrepreneurship: A College Board School

Contacts

Address: 921 East 228th Street, Bronx NY 10466
Latitude: 40.887831
Longitude: -73.852694
Phone number: 718-696-3840
Fax number: 718-696-3841
School email: [email protected]
Website: schools.nyc.gov/SchoolSearch
Subway: 2, 5 to 225th St
Bus: Bx31, Bx39, Bx8, BxM11

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District Borough Number: 
11X270
Academic opportunities: 

CTE program(s) in: Business & Marketing and Virtual Enterprise

Additional STEM Courses in Science Research

CTE Endorsement, 3-12 college credits, AP courses, SAT prep, paid and unpaid internships, college visits and career exploration

A variety of after-school clubs based on students' interests, school trips and other incentive programs

Mentoring Programs-Peer Group Connections (PGC), male and female empowerment groups, and Advancement via Individual Determination Program (AVID)